Nottingham Trent University

Lead Coach - Futsal

Nottingham Trent University



Role Type

Closing Date

Est. Start Date


Aug 22, 2021

Role description

NTU is a great place to work. We take care of our colleagues with flexible and competitive packages, and the opportunities for genuine professional progress. We respect and value all our staff, because we know that it takes a strong and diverse workforce to maintain the kind of success we’ve achieved.

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NTU is a university at the peak of its powers, but we know we can still go even further. Join us in our mission to become ‘the university of the future’ — seize the challenge and adventure of working with an organisation where progress never stops. This is your career, reimagined.

Nottingham Trent University's Futsal is looking to appoint a new Lead Coach to further enhance the coaching provision available to the athletes in the club and continue the progression of the club to being one of the top futsal sides nationally.

Being supported by the Head of Football you will deliver an effective training and match day program whilst working with players with backgrounds in national and international competition. Although work programmes are varied, it will require a commitment of approximately 7 - 10 hours a week during the university term, with training provisionally on a Tuesday and Friday evening with fixtures at weekends.

You will have experience of successfully working as a qualified futsal coach with players in a performance environment and knowledge of how to deliver an in depth program that also allows players to balance their sport with the demands of studying for a degree, along with the ability to plan, deliver and evaluate high quality coaching sessions and provide detailed feedback to aid player development.

If you have any specific queries in relation to this position, please contact Tom Shaw, Head of Football on

Interview Date: w/c 6th September 2021

NTU prides itself on being an inclusive employer. We value and celebrate equality in opportunities, and we welcome applications from people who reflect the diversity of our communities.

This role is open to non-UK/Irish applicants subject to current UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) rules. Please ensure that you have the appropriate right to work in the UK for this role and consult the Home Office website for further information.

We’re proud of how far we’ve come. With a shared vision, we are a community of more than 4,000 colleagues, all committed to our goal of becoming ‘the university of the future’. Do you have the passion to help us to go even further?